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- Pilgram, Arthur J. (Arthur Julian), 1851-1915
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Arthur J. Pilgram Papers
- Manuscripts Division
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- 5 boxes and 2.5 linear feet
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-5
The Papers contain manuscripts, lists, and notes of American author and historian Arthur Julian Pilgram (Princeton Class of 1902) for his six-volume work, Military Compendium of Napoleon and His Armies, which covers the Napoleonic and Spanish Wars and the history and organization of the French army.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection contains manuscripts, lists, and notes of Pilgram (Princeton Class of 1902) for his six-volume work (unpublished?) Military Compendium of Napoleon and His Armies, which covers the Napoleonic and Spanish Wars and the history and organization of the French army and includes regimental and battalion summaries, 1800-1810. Also present are notes on the Balkan states and his essay "Charles I, King of England, A Character Sketch."
This is an unprocessed collection and remains in its original arrangement.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Arthur Julian Pilgram (Princeton Class of 1902) was an American lawyer, author, historian.
- Processing Information:
This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory.
The collection inventory was created by Michael Heist in August 2007.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
Collection is open for research use.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
Arthur J. Pilgram Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-3184
- Subject Terms:
- Historians -- United States.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Regimental histories.
- Genre Terms:
- France. Armée
Charles I, King of Great Britain, 1600-1649
Napoléon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
- Balkan Peninsula -- History -- 19th century.
France -- History -- Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815.
France -- History, Military -- 1789-1815.
Spain -- History -- Napoleonic conquest, 1808-1813.